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Professional News: April 11, 2012

Publications and presentations

A new study by a national quality improvement and research network demonstrates that a collaboration by physicians led to marked improvement in the outcomes of patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), without introducing new drugs in treatment. Published online in Pediatrics, the journal of the American Academy of Pediatrics, the study was conducted by ImproveCareNow, a national quality improvement and research network based at the University of Vermont and directed by Dr. Richard Colletti, professor and vice chair of pediatrics and a pediatric gastroenterologist. Read more.